So there we were, trying to remember how to relax after 36 straight weeks of all-new Saturday pandemic series
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
Mitch O'Farrell's record breaks the record player, and everyone who cares about Los Angeles history needs to pay close attention. Today Taix, tomorrow.…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
For the past nine months, every Saturday at noon, we’ve hosted an all-new immersive Los Angeles cultural history webinar.
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
This week, preservationists were on high alert as the “landmarking” of Taix French Restaurant in Echo Park came up for a City Council vote—despite prom…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
Gentle reader, Greetings from your friendly historic Los Angeles sightseeing tour company, now offering digital programming until we can again organize…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
The 1932 LAPD crime scene photograph below is circulating online again, as it does periodically, with people sharing it commenting on the beautiful com…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
Around this time on Fridays, we usually send you a newsletter packed with useful links and our musings on historic preservation and cultural happenings…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
As the world opens up again, Angelenos are returning to the familiar places that they’ve missed, and in some cases finding that they’ve changed a lot. …
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
This week, we just want to say thanks. These past months have been tough for all of us, and fear, tedium and ambiguity are an unpleasant cocktail to si…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
It’s been a wild week in the spaces where Los Angeles politics and preservation meet. Buckle up and we’ll steer you through it.
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
Yesterday, our friend Gary Leonard posted a provocative image on his Instagram account, showing workers hand-wrecking a brick wall, with a half-demolis…
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles
Do you hear that creaking sound? It’s the ice breaking after a year frozen in place.
Esotouric's Secret Los Angeles